Facilitator: Ann Straub
Ann Straub currently resides in Middlebury, Vermont after serving as the Director of Curriculum and Staff Development at the International School of Bangkok for 11 years. Prior to working in Thailand, Ann was an educator in Vermont working with learners ranging from elementary school to adult graduate school students. Previously, Ann has been a co-trainer for the Principals' Training Center course "Creating and Administering an Effective School," and has facilitated the PTC "Curriculum Leadership" and TTC “Leadership Tools” course. She has trained teachers and administrators in the US and internationally in Collaboration for Learning, Developing Learning Focused Curriculum, and Assessment for Learning. Ann consults with International Schools to build teacher leadership skills, enabling teams to focus on student learning, and to develop curriculum and assessment focused on understanding. She is currently working as an Intercultural Advisor and a staff development consultant for the Council of International Schools in Leiden. Ann holds a Master’s degree and a Certificate of Ed Leadership from SUNY Buffalo.